FRACTURED BRIDGE SUPPORTS STABILIZED UNDER TRAFFIC

Masonary abutments for a steel truss bridge on a mountain main line in western Canada fractured because of displacements of the supporting rock. Analysis of the fractures in the granite and method for anchoring this rock at a remote site are described.

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    Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corporation

    508 Birch Street
    Bristol, CT  United States  06010
  • Authors:
    • Wyllie, D C
  • Publication Date: 1979-7

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  • Features: Figures;
  • Pagination: p. 28
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00300556
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 17 1979 12:00AM